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Dane Feeder Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Wincle, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1726 / 53°10'21"N

Longitude: -2.0697 / 2°4'10"W

OS Eastings: 395436

OS Northings: 363940

OS Grid: SJ954639

Mapcode National: GBR 23V.5K1

Mapcode Global: WHBC3.5JP6

Entry Name: Dane Feeder Cottage

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135995

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58154

Location: Wincle, Cheshire East, SK11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Wincle

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Wincle St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 96 SE

4/47 Dane Feeder Cottage


Cottage 1825 or earlier, altered, of squared coursed tooled sandstone
with grey clay-tile roof. The original portion, of red stone, has 2
storeys and 2 windows. A C19 2-storey 1-window extension to right is
of yellow stone. Gable chimney left and ridge chimney (at right end
of original portion) are of stone with projecting caps and
drip-stones. Small casements of 2 single-pane lights to original
portion; small-pane window to lower storey of extension, window of 2
single-pane lights with leaded glazing to upper storey. Boarded door
renewed late C20.

The cottage was built to house the employee of the Trent and Mersey
Canal Company who maintained the feeder-channel to Rudyard Lake (in
Staffordshire) which was formed in 1802 as a canal reservoir for the
Trent and Mersey canal system via the Leek Branch. In 1823 Thomas
Telford was commissioned to improve the Dane feeder.

Listing NGR: SJ9543663940

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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